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View Poll Results: Which of the following does your heart most desire?
BMW Z4 2.5i 0 0%
BMW Z4 3.0i 16 43.24%
Mazda MX-5 Miata 6 16.22%
Mazda RX-8 12 32.43%
Pontiac Solstice 2 5.41%
Saturn SKY 1 2.70%
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Old 25th April 2006, 08:59   #16
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I wouldn't buy any car in that list, but the best of outta those should be the Mazda RX-8 IMO. BMW Z4 is just sick, and so is the whole Z series
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Isn't the Miata MX-5 called a "chick" car?
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Old 25th April 2006, 09:26   #18
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there are better ones out there but from among the ones mentioned above its the rx-8 for me.
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Old 25th April 2006, 13:21   #19
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since you said roadster i think the mx-5 miata is your best bet and the previous gen miata had an optional hard top for those really cold winters dont know if the new one had it or not. i think it fits the bill perfectly with a small peppy 4-banger and it will also be easier on the pocket(<-- that is if at all it matters to you).
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Old 26th April 2006, 08:32   #20
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Here's a tip folks, if u buy a Roadster, go for a car that was designed to be a roadster right from the beginning. Other cars, like the 350z, audi tt, or any other street car, tht has a roadster version is bad choice. Bcoz those cars handle poorly compared to pure roadsters, and have extra weight and reduced performance. So, if u want a roadster: BMW Z4 or any other z series and the new Honda S2000 are the best roadsters available.
And oh yeah, Miata, definetely a chick's car.
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Just reviving this old thread. IMO the new BMW Z4 sdrive35i is the best roadster for weekend trips.
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i will go with the solstice, because of it's looks.
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Old 8th March 2010, 08:27   #23
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I know this thread is quite old and is no longer going to serve its original intended purpose (aah78's purchasing options at the time). However, just that I looked at a few sport coupes yesterday at the MN auto show (2010 Auto Show - Minneapolis), I have to say I was attracted to a well proportioned lady among the multitude.

The 2010 Jaguar XKR. The pics don't do her justice, but here are a couple anyway.

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